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India published a new guideline and regulation on insecticides

Mar-03-2023 Chemical authorisation Chemical industry Import/export restrictions Product restrictions / prohibitions

On February 2nd the department of agriculture and farmers welfare of India published a new guideline and regulation on insecticides. This regulation with code name S.O.701(E) is intended to prohibit a...

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India: E-waste disclosure exemptions for solar panels and medical devices

Mar-03-2023 Green & sustainable chemistry Environment

On 30 January 2023 the Ministry of India notified a new amendment regarding the exemptions for solar panels and medical devices.  The notification stated that companies producing solar panels and ...

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Indian Government approves National Green Hydrogen Mission

Feb-23-2023 Energy efficiency Sustainability

In January 2023 the government of India formally approved theNational Green Hydrogen Mission, with a stated aim of making India a global hub for the production of green hydrogen.  The Mission wi...

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India extends Quality Control Order Enforcement Date for 10 substances

Feb-08-2023 Chemical industry Chemical notification/ registration Safer alternatives

The Central Government of India has extended the enforcement date for 10 substances under the Quality Control Order (QCO). The amended enforcement dates were published in the Indian Gazette on 2 Febru...

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16 product categories to be added under QCO in 2023-24 India

Jan-28-2023 BIS Compliance strategy

On 20 December 2022 the Indian Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) issued a notice for bringing 50 products under the 16 categories of mandatory quality control orders (QCO...

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India considers adding 58 chemicals to the BIS compulsory list in 2023

Dec-22-2022 BIS Chemical industry Product classification

India’s Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals (DCPC) organized a stakeholder consultation meeting on 22 December 2022 to consider adding 58 chemicals to the BIS compulsory list. Since 2018,...

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BIS lists 93 chemical related products that may require compulsory certification

Dec-13-2022 BIS Chemical industry Product certification

On 13 December 2022, the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) organized a Stakeholders Consultation Meeting with industry associations and manufacturers of Chemical products in New Delhi. BIS Certif...

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